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    1930 Blue Ribbon Malt Chicago Cubs & White Sox Near Set (45) - With Uncatalogued Players. The Blue Ribbon Malt Co. was based in Chicago making the Chicago Cubs and White Sox obvious choices for promoting their products. Their inaugural 1930 promotion consisted of stunning Black & White photos mounted to thick 6-1/8 x 8-3/4" embossed grey card stock that made for a very classy appearance. Offered is a near complete set of 45 players that include a lucky 13 previously unknown players not found on any of the books/checklists we have access to. Includes: Chicago Cubs (24/29) - Clyde Beck, Les Bell, Clarence Blair, Fred Blake, Jimmy Burke, Guy Bush, Hal Carlson, Kiki Cuyler, Woody English, Charlie Grimm, Gabby Hartnett, Cliff Heathcote, Rogers Hornsby, Pat Malone, Joe McCarthy, Malcolm Moss, Lynn Nelson, Bob Osborn, Charlie Root, Ray Schalk, Al Shealy, Dan Taylor, Zach Taylor and Hack Wilson; Chicago White Sox (21/27) - Donie Bush, Bill Cissell, Smead Jolley, Willie Kamm, Ted Lyons, Carl Reynolds, Art Shires, Johnny Watwood/No Mount plus previously unknown - Chick Autry, Ted Blankenship, Pat Caraway, Bud Clancy, Dave Harris, Dutch Henry, Bill Hunnefield, Ivan Jeffries, Mike Kelly, Joe Klinger, Hal McKain, Jim Moore and John Riddle. Overall, VG to EX due to issues with mounts. Kelly photo has a heavy scratch, some others have minor issues. Many photos are EX/MT to NM.

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